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  1. Ex-probation officer gets prison for sex trafficking with NV tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    A former juvenile probation officer in West Texas has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his role in a gang-related sex trafficking ring. Prosecutors say McCullouch was among four men convicted in January of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of persons.

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  2. Michael R. Black Recognized by Strathmore's Who's Who Worldwide PublicationRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | PR.com

    ... nationally. Mr. Black is responsible for providing, maintaining, and transporting equipment for all the various jobs in West Texas. He was born on December 23, 1965 in Kosciusko, Mississippi. He is a strong family man with friends all over the USA. ...

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  3. Future of West Texas Municipal Power Agency being questioned, although not during open meetingsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The purpose and future of the West Texas Municipal Power Agency was not discussed in open session during Tuesday's Electric Utility Board meeting. The item was placed on Tuesday's agenda by board member Clayton Isom, but he told the board when it was brought up that he did not wish to discuss it further.

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  4. Lone Star Football Festival Tickets On Sale Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | KAUZ

    ... AT&T Stadium in Arlington. Midwestern State opens the event by taking on Eastern New Mexico at 11:30 a.m., followed by West Texas A&M against Tarleton State at 3:30 p.m., before Angelo State closes out the day with a non-conference game against ...

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  5. Ex-Texas St. star Simms wins Bynum AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Amarillo.com

    ... I feel this award helps them get recognized even more." Also nominated for the award were Amarillo High graduate and West Texas A&M track athlete Bri Leeper, Amarillo High and Arkansas-Little Rock basketball player Alexius Dawn, and Randall graduate ...

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  6. Rains keep area lake levels highRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Quay County Sun

    ... 8.39 inches for the months of April and May, said NWS meteorologist Chris Luckett. Wallin said much of the state and West Texas have received a good amount of rain this spring and several lakes have water for recreation. It is uncertain how that ...

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  7. City offices closed Friday for Fourth of July holidayRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    ... from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. The drop-off stations will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance of the holiday. The West Texas Region Disposal Facility will be open Friday, July 3 from 7 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and the Caliche Canyon Landfill will be ...

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  8. Stocks End Higher on Hopes Greece Could Delay Rate HikeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TheStreet.com

    ... session to the downside by 1.1%. The euro lost 0.8% against the dollar. Oil prices rose 1.7% to $59.32 a barrel for West Texas intermediate crude. Greece isn't the only place with a debt crisis on its hands. Puerto Rico's Gov. Alejandro Garcia ...

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  9. Sen. Perry appointed to Select Committee on Transportation PlanningRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    ... with my fellow legislators to ensure our infrastructure needs are met, and I'm glad to have the opportunity to provide West Texas a voice at the table."

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  10. 2015 West Texas Walk of Fame inductees: Natalie Maines and Jo Harvey AllenRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KCBD-TV Lubbock

    Provided by Civic Lubbock, Inc. The Civic Lubbock, Inc. Board is pleased to announce two upcoming inductions into the West Texas Walk of Fame. The honorees are: Jo Harvey Allen and Natalie Maines.

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  11. More than 60 West Texas artists, entertainers in Walk of FameRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    The West Texas Walk of Fame has, since 1979, honored men and women from Lubbock and the surrounding West Texas area who made their mark, often on a national basis, in the arts. The first half dozen walk of fame inductees were musicians and, indeed, a high percentage of those honored over the years worked in the music industry.

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  12. Lubbock High has rich tradition for graduating entertainersRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Lubbock Avalanche-Journal

    Lubbock High School, founded in 1891 and the first high school in Lubbock County, will serve as the induction site when playwright and actress Jo Harvey Allen and singer-musician Natalie Maines join the West Texas Walk of Fame on Sept. 17. Maines happens to be a former Lubbock High Westerner, but that apparently was not the sole consideration when Civic Lubbock Inc. board members voted to hold the 2015 walk of fame induction ceremony there.

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  13. On The Record: Madisons, Suzanne MonroeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Austin American Statesman

    ... Name." Not one to hold back with album titles, the Madisons follow up last year's "You Can Take Your Sorry Ass Back to West Texas" with 10 songs tracing a concept suggested by the record's name. Seemingly picking up right where the last record left ...

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  14. Ex-probation officer gets prison for sex trafficking with NV tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | KRNV-TV Reno

    A former juvenile probation officer in West Texas has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his role in a gang-related sex trafficking ring. Prosecutors say McCullouch was among four men convicted in January of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of persons.

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  15. Hype and Hope: Baker Mayfield is the latest quarterback to make...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsOK.com

    ... was the most sought-after recruit in the country. Sports Illustrated even dispatched the venerable Dan Jenkins to West Texas to write about the madness. The magazine then dedicated 10 pages to the story, real estate not often given to high schoolers ...

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  16. Ex-probation officer sentenced for Texas sex traffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | KGNS-TV Laredo

    A former juvenile probation officer in West Texas has been sentenced to 18 years in prison for his role in a gang-related sex trafficking ring. Prosecutors said McCullouch was among four men convicted in January of conspiracy to commit sex trafficking of persons.

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  17. American Agri-Women Recognizes Rep. Mike Conaway of Texas as a 2015 'Champion of Agriculture"Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | KRVN-AM Lexington

    ... the ideals of American agriculture to their peers. Conaway has served in the U.S. House since 2003 representing a rural West Texas district. He is a strong proponent of the ag industry and supports AAW positions on the "death tax," the "Waters of ...

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  18. For Astronomers' Sake, Some Drillers Cut Their LightsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MyHighPlains.com

    ... a Thursday night that was far cloudier than normal. Just how dark are the night skies at the McDonald Observatory, the West Texas destination for world-renowned astronomers? Dark enough to occasionally disorient experts who aren't used to seeing so ...

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  19. Texas clerks opt to issue licensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NWAonline

    ... ready to take Paxton up on that offer, however. The Associated Press polled a dozen counties, mostly in GOP-dominated West Texas, and found many issuing marriage licenses to same-sex couples. The American Civil Liberties Union of Texas also set up a ...

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  20. Oil holds losses below $60 as nuclear talks set to miss deadlineRead the original story

    Yesterday | World Oil

    ... to look a little bleak, especially if Europe starts to contract again if there's a contagion affect out of Greece." West Texas Intermediate for August delivery was at $58.23 bbl in electronic trading on the New York Mercantile Exchange, down 10 ...

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